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Mesopotamian Stamp seal with confronting monkeys, 4th. mill BC!

Mesopotamian Stamp seal with confronting monkeys, 4th. mill BC!


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Near Eastern: Stone: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1405947
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 $395.00 
A rare and elaborate stamp seal of very high quality of the period, Messopotamian, ca. 4th. millenium BC.

Of a rare variant of the gable shape, with two holes in the upper back for mounting it. Made in hard black serpentine stone.

On the seal plate an exiting engraving, very artful, with two confronting monkeys and a symbol between them.

Size: 21 mm x 21 mm-12 mm.

Ex. German Collection (Berlin), collected from the 1980s and onwards.

Comes with collectors own notes and photos mounted on filt with a hard wax impression.